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Lead acetate is sometimes used as a color additive in "progressive" hair dye products. These products are applied over a period of time to achieve a gradual coloring effect.

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Following pressure from Consumer Reports and other groups, the FDA has banned the use of lead in hair dye. But some products listing lead acetate as an ingredient is still available on store shelves.

www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/get-lead-out-hair-dyes...

The Food and Drug Administration moved to get the lead out of hair products on Tuesday, saying there’s no safe level of lead. Few hair coloring products on the U.S. market still contain lead ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hair_coloring

Hair coloring, or hair dyeing, is the practice of changing the hair color. The main reasons for this are cosmetic: to cover gray or white hair, to change to a color regarded as more fashionable or desirable, or to restore the original hair color after it has been discolored by hairdressing processes or sun bleaching.

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Lead acetate can be found in Grecian Formula and Youthair hair dye products in the U.S. Consumer groups filed a petition to the FDA to crack down on this lead compound, which is a known neurotoxin.

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The ingredient at the center of the group’s concern is a compound called lead acetate. Lead acetate is a component in some “progressive” hair dyes, cosmetic products that are designed to ...

www.webmd.com/beauty/hair-dye-faqs

Safety of Lead Acetates in Hair Dyes. Lead acetate is used as a color additive in "progressive" hair dye products. These products are put on over a period of time to produce a gradual coloring effect.

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The good news: Hair dye doesn't have to be organic or natural in order to be safe, and there are other ways to be both health- and eco-conscious when it comes to coloring your hair. Here are the ...

www.livestrong.com/article/306314-hair-loss-due-to-coloring

Hair Loss Due to Coloring Lisa Finn ... is in your hair dye. If you have your hair colored at a salon, ask your stylist what the ingredients are in every color he mixes. When coloring your hair at home, take note of possible cancer-causing and harmful agents such as para-phenylenediamine (PPD), coal tar and lead acetate that are listed on the ...

www.sfgate.com/news/article/Lead-Hazard-Found-in-Some-Hair...

Some popular dyes for darkening gray hair have so much lead in them that they may endanger children and possibly adults, and should be pulled from the market, according to a report published in ...